Experienced Team Of Personal Injury Lawyers
The legal team at Murphy and Landon is here for individuals and families who find themselves in need of compassionate and professional legal representation.
The firm is led by Frank Murphy and Roger Landon. They, together with Jonathan Parshall, Phillip Edwards, and Lauren Cirrinicione, have an impressive 100+ years of legal experience combined. With offices in Wilmington, Delaware and in New York, New York, Murphy and Landon prides itself on providing one-on-one attention to their clients throughout the legal process.
A graduate of the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce and Delaware Law School, Roger Landon has been trying and winning cases in Delaware since 1986. Through 2017, he has taken 74 personal injury cases to verdict winning a staggering total of 64 trials. His recent successes include:
Mr. Landon's trial victories include auto accident cases, slip and fall cases, insurance disputes, civil rights cases and product liability litigation. Although his client list includes familiar names like Sears and Kmart, he most enjoys fighting for ordinary people and their families; and he has settled hundreds of their injury claims through arbitration, mediation and the litigation process. A testament to his skill and reputation, when lawyers from other firms find themselves in need of legal representation or assistance with a difficult or complex case, they often look to Mr. Landon.
Mr. Landon is a longstanding member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He frequently serves as an Arbitrator in personal injury disputes, and is often invited to lecture on the law of auto accidents and trial practice.
Mr. Murphy is highly experienced in complex litigation. He was a lead trial attorney in the two longest and most complex jury trials in Delaware history, the North American Philips and Hercules environmental insurance coverage actions, where the amounts in controversy exceeded $500 million. He also served as the Court-appointed defense coordinator in the Hercules, Burlington Northern, and Monsanto cases, among the largest commercial cases ever filed in Delaware.
Mr. Murphy has successfully litigated cases against several of the largest regional and national law firms, including Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Williams & Connolly, and Post & Schell.
Mr. Murphy represents clients in the Complex Commercial Litigation Division of the Delaware Superior Court. He also serves as Delaware counsel in intellectual property cases in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware.